reading

Can tablets really help kids learn to read?

Sep 1, 2014
Author and parent Jason Boog talks about his book, "Born Reading."
Posted In: reading, reading and technology, tablets, parenting, parenting and technology

Goldfish have longer attention spans than Americans, and the publishing industry knows it

Feb 11, 2014
Book publishers are taking a page from Netflix's binge-watching-centric business model
Posted In: netflix, binge watching, television, Books, reading

Fighting dyslexia with shrinking screens

Aug 21, 2013
It turns out that reading on a computer screen -- even a tiny one -- might actually help people with dyslexia improve speed and focus.
Posted In: disability, Tech, screens, reading
An avid attendee at the July 2013  Hong Kong Book Fair.

New law in China gives new meaning to 'required reading'

Aug 12, 2013
New research shows Chinese people are reading books at a low rate -- less than half as many as Americans. Policy makers there are reportedly considering new legislation to change that.
Posted In: China, Books, reading

Books for your summer reading list

Aug 9, 2013
Our friends in finance share some of their favorite books for your summer reading list.
Posted In: Books, reading

Study: Kids would read more if they had e-readers

Sep 30, 2010
Getting your kid an e-reader could get them to read more....
Posted In: Books, e-readers, reading